Hello hikers! 🙂
Are you looking for some inspiration for your next hike? Or maybe just looking for something to read while you dream about your next adventure? Either way, I’ve got you covered with this list of 10 hiking books that will inspire your next hike. So grab a book and get ready to plan your next trip.
- “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayed – This memoir tells the true story of one woman’s journey to hike the Pacific Crest Trail alone. It’s a powerful and emotional read that will make you want to hit the trail.
- “A Walk in the Woods” by Bill Bryson – This hilarious and heartwarming book follows one man’s journey to hike the entire Appalachian Trail with an old friend. It’s a great read for anyone who loves the outdoors and a good laugh.
- “Into the Wild” by Jon Krakauer – This non-fiction book tells the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man who embarks on a journey into the Alaskan wilderness. It’s a powerful and thought-provoking read about the search for meaning in life.
- “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho – This novel follows a shepherd boy on his journey to fulfill his personal legend. It’s a beautiful and inspiring story about following your dreams.
- “The Climbers: A Novel” by Gordon Chaplin – This novel tells the story of a group of climbers who attempt to summit the world’s most dangerous mountain. It’s a gripping and emotional read about the lengths people will go to achieve their dreams.
- “The Mountain” by Ed Viesturs – This memoir tells the story of one of the world’s most accomplished high-altitude climbers. It’s a thrilling and inspiring read about the challenges of climbing the world’s highest peaks.
- “The Last Season” by Eric Blehm – This non-fiction book tells the true story of legendary backcountry ranger Randy Morgenson and his mysterious disappearance in the Sierra Nevada. It’s a gripping and emotional read about the harsh realities of living in the wilderness.
- “The Hidden Life of Trees” by Peter Wohlleben – This non-fiction book tells the story of the complex social lives of trees and their role in maintaining the natural world. It’s a fascinating and eye-opening read about the interconnectedness of life.
- “The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative” by Florence Williams – This non-fiction book explores the science behind why spending time in nature is good for our physical and mental well-being. It’s a great read for anyone who wants to understand the benefits of hiking and nature.
- “The Adventure Gap: Changing the Face of the Outdoors” by James Edward Mills – This non-fiction book tells the story of the lack of diversity in the outdoor industry and the steps that are being taken to change it. It’s a thought-provoking and important read for anyone who cares about the future of the outdoors.
That’s my list of 10 hiking books that will inspire your next adventure. Do you have any suggestions for my next post? Let me know in the comments below and don’t forget to follow my Twitter profile for more hiking and photography content.
See you around, hikers! 🏔️📚